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Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 1 Review: Rise of the Green Light Babies

The town of Freeland, as well as the Pierce family, isn't ready for the rise of meta-humans. That much was made clear on Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 1.

So much has changed since Black Lightning came out of retirement. Meta-human discoveries popped up more frequently, and Jennifer's powers were developing at a faster rate. In both regards, their fears set the spark for potentially disastrous consequences later on.

But thankfully, the Pierce family's bond came back as the strongest theme to give hope for the future.

"The Book of Consequences: Chapter One: Rise of the Green Light Babies" succeeds where some comic book shows have faltered before: The format and style felt like a plot you'd read in the pages of a comic. And that tone made the opening hour an exciting story filled with heart and electricity.

Black Lightning, first and foremost, is a DC Comics superhero. While the story adapted itself for TV,

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